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The New English Theatre in Eight [i.e., Twelve] Volumes, Containing the Most Valuable Plays which have been Acted on the London Stage

London: J. Rivington & Sons [et al.], 1776 [-1784]


Acquired in 1923 by William A. Sargent, Boston (1858-1936), by whom bequeathed to MFA, November 17, 1937.

Credit Line

Bequest of William A. Sargent


Place of Publication

London, England

Catalogue Raisonné

Hammelmann, Book Illustrators in Eighteenth-century England, p. 77

Accession Number


Medium or Technique

Illustrated book with 80 engravings


Prints and Drawings


Illustrated books